Some Dos and Don’ts When Pre-Planning Your Funeral

21 August 2023
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Many Americans should pre-arrange their own funeral services to ensure their wishes are fulfilled. And as you embark on your pre-arrangement journey, it's important to know how to approach this project. To help you do that, here are a few key dos and don'ts no matter what your plans are.  Do Pay In Advance The best—and perhaps, the only—way to ensure your funeral wishes are adhered to is to pre-pay these services with the funeral home. Read More …

Burial Monuments: Honoring And Remembering Loved Ones

25 May 2023
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Burial monuments are physical structures erected to commemorate and honor the lives of departed loved ones. These monuments serve as lasting tributes, providing a place for remembrance, reflection, and connection with the deceased. Keep reading to learn about the significance of burial monuments, their types, and the meaningful role they play in the process of grieving and memorialization.  Symbolic Remembrance Burial monuments symbolize the eternal remembrance of those who have passed away. Read More …

Helpful Tips For Saving Money On Funeral Services

2 February 2023
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Many people try to save money where they can since it seems as though the cost of everything continues to rise. Some purchases and expenses can be completely avoided, while things like funeral services may not. If you have a loved one that has passed away or that is in hospice and you are simply trying to plan ahead, you will want to continue reading. Here are some helpful tips for saving on the cost of funeral services: Read More …

7 Ways To Support Mourners During Funeral Services

17 October 2022
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The loss of a loved one is always a difficult time. As a funeral home owner, you have the opportunity to help those who are grieving by offering resources that can provide support and comfort. Here are seven resources that you should offer mourners during funeral services. Grief Counseling Services Speaking with a trained grief counselor can be incredibly beneficial for mourners. Counselors can help people work through their emotions and begin to cope with their loss. Read More …

Pre-Planning Your Final Services? Things To Include

26 July 2022
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If you have decided to save your loved ones the burden and challenge of planning your funeral, it's important that you consider all of the elements as you build the plan yourself. There are certain things that you will probably want to gather and provide to your funeral home of choice so that your loved ones don't have to try to make those decisions for you in their grief. Here's a look at some of what you should compile for the funeral home as part of your pre-planning efforts. Read More …

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New Frontiers In Funeral Planning

The business of running a funeral home can be a somber affair, but that doesn't mean that the funeral industry is static and unchanging. Americans' attitudes towards honoring their loved ones after their passing are evolving, just as they always have. Running a successful funeral home requires a keen eye for these trends so that you can continue to meet the demands of your clients in some of their darkest hours. While traditional funerals will always have a place in American society, our goal is to help you understand why some mourners may be choosing alternative services. We'll provide the practical information that you need to stay on top of changing trends so that your funeral business can continue to thrive through the 21st century.